Exports Of Vegetables And Fruits Drop 27 Percent In July

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AMMAN — Exports of vegetables and fruits dropped by 27 percent in July, 2016 compared to same month of 2015.

The volume of exports last month stood at 72.8 thousands compared to 100,000 in July 2015.

Assistant Secretary General of Agriculture Ministry for Marketing Salah Tarawneh attributed the sharp decline to the successive heat waves that affected the Kingdom and led to a rise in the prices of vegetables and fruits.

(Petra)

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